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Nubian Nightjar

Caprimulgus nubicus Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823

The Nubian Nightjar (Caprimulgus nubicus) is a species of nightjar in the Caprimulgidae family. It is found in Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Israel, Kenya, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Caprimulgiformes
Family:
  Caprimulgidae
Genus:
  Caprimulgus

Scientific:
  Caprimulgus nubicus

Citation:
  Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823

Reference:
  Verz.Doubl.Zool.Mus.Berlin p.59

Protonym:
  Caprimulgus nubicus

Avibase ID:
  626D56E43FDB7848

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/626D56E4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555575

Geographic range:

  • Caprimulgus nubicus nubicus: Central Sudan
  • Caprimulgus nubicus tamaricis: Israel to Jordan, sw Saudi Arabia and Yemen
  • Caprimulgus nubicus torridus: Central Ethiopia to Somalia, Kenya and ne Uganda
  • Caprimulgus nubicus jonesi: Socotra
English:
Nubian Nightjar
Czech:
lelek núbijský
German:
Nubischer Ziegenmelker
Danish:
Nubisk Natravn
Spanish:
Chotacabras Nubio
Finnish:
nuubiankehrääjä
French:
Engoulevent de Nubie
Icelandic:
Nýfari
Italian:
Succiacapre della Nubia
Japanese:
sabakuyotaka
Japanese:
サバクヨタカ
Dutch:
Nubische Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian:
Nubianattravn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Nubianatteramn
Polish:
lelek pustynny
Portuguese:
Noitibó da Núbia
Russian:
Нубийский козодой
Slovak:
lelek pustatinný
Swedish:
nubisk nattskärra
Ukrainian:
Дрімлюга нубійський
Chinese:
努比亚夜鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Engoulevent de Nubie ( Caprimulgus nubicus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Engoulevent de Nubie ( Caprimulgus nubicus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
Caprimulgus nubicus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Caprimulgus nubicus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus nubicus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Caprimulgus nubicus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Enganyapastors núbic
Czech: Lelek nubijský, lelek núbijský
Danish: Nubisk Natravn
German: Bajudanachtschwalbe, Bajudaziegenmelker, Nubienziegenmelker, Nubischer Ziegenmelker
English: Nubian Nightjar
English (IOC): Nubian Nightjar
English (Kenya): Nubian Nightjar
Spanish: Chotacabra Nubia, Chotacabras Núbico, Chotacabras Nubio
Spanish (Spain): Chotacabras Nubio
Spanish (HBW): Chotacabras nubio
Estonian: nuubia öösorr
Finnish: Nubiankehrääjä, Nuubiankehrääjä
French: Engoulevent de Nubie
Hebrew: תחמס נובי
Croatian: Nubijski leganj
Hungarian: núbiai lappantyú
Icelandic: Nýfari
Italian: Succiacapre della Nubia
Japanese: sabakuyotaka
Japanese: サバクヨタカ
Scientific: Caprimulgus nubicus, Caprimulgus nubicus nubicus
Lithuanian: Nubijinis lelys, Nubinis lėlys
Latvian: Nūbijas vakarlēpis
Dutch: Nubische Nachtzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Nubianatteramn
Norwegian: Nubianattravn
Polish: lelek pustynny
Portuguese: Noitibó da Núbia, noitibó-da-núbia
Portuguese (Portugal): Noitibó-da-núbia
Russian: Нубийский козодой
Slovak: lelek pustatinný
Slovenian: nubijska podhujka
Serbian: Nubijski leganj
Swedish: Nubisk nattskärra
Swahili: Kirukanjia Nubi
Turkish: Kızıldeniz çobanaldatanı, Nübye Çobanaldatanı
Ukrainian: Дрімлюга нубійський
Chinese: 努比亚夜鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 努比亞夜鷹

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